Bendigo and Adelaide Bank’s strategic partnership with Equity Trustees


Allens has advised Bendigo and Adelaide Bank on a strategic partnership with Equity Trustees involving the sale of its Estates business.

The strategic partnership also includes a five-year referral arrangement through which Equity Trustees will provide estate planning, management and administration support for Bendigo and Adelaide Bank customers throughout Australia.

Bendigo’s Estates business is currently managed by wholly owned subsidiary Sandhurst Trustees.

Sandhurst Trustees will continue to maintain its funds management and superannuation businesses.

Allens has advised Bendigo and Adelaide Bank with a team including Emin Altiparmak (Picture) (lead partner), Georgie Korman (Senior Associate) and Dale Straughen (lawyer)

Involved fees earner: Emin Altiparmak – Allens; Georgie Korman – Allens;

Law Firms: Allens;

Clients: Bendigo and Adelaide Bank;